Sport

  • BOXING: Doyle guns for first win

    BOXING: Doyle guns for first win

    By on Thu 22 Oct 2009

    FIGHTER Ray Doyle will look to build on a solid return to the ring when he takes on veteran Karl Taylor next week.Doyle drew with Craig Tomes in Doncaster last month when he returned from an eight-year exile and he’ll be confident of overcoming journ

  • Moore considers new faces for Millers

    Moore considers new faces for Millers

    By on Thu 22 Oct 2009

     ROTHERHAM United could soon be dipping into the transfer market to re-ignite their promotion push.The Millers slipped out the top three automatic promotion positions in League Two after last weekend's goalless draw against hot favourites Notts County

  • We'll need to dig deep, says Titans' skipper

    We'll need to dig deep, says Titans' skipper

    By on Thu 22 Oct 2009

    TITANS skipper Mike Whitehead says Rotherham will have to be at their defensive best when they travel to unbeaten leaders Exeter on Saturday.Titans cover-men put in a solid shift in last week’s late, late home defeat by Bedford and Whitehead, who rea

  • Willett eyes Dubai hot spot

    Willett eyes Dubai hot spot

    By on Wed 21 Oct 2009

    ROTHERHAM golfer Danny Willett is on course for a place in the lucrative end-of-season Dubai Masters after carding another strong top-ten finish.The Thrybergh-based ace (pictured) came in joint sixth in the Portugal Masters in Villamoura with rounds of 69,

  • Millers put accent on defence

    Millers put accent on defence

    By on Tue 20 Oct 2009

    ROTHERHAM United will be putting in extra defensive work this week ahead of Saturday's trip to Bury.Despite overcoming a sending-off to card their first clean sheet in five games against Notts County at the weekend, Ronnie Moore wants his side to start wor

  • Plenty of positives, say beaten Titans

    Plenty of positives, say beaten Titans

    By on Mon 19 Oct 2009

    TITANS star Tinus DuPlessis says the Clifton Lane men will take plenty of positives out of Saturday's agonising home defeat by Bedford as they head to table-topping Exeter this weekend.Rotherham went down 27-25 after the visitors snatched the pointswith a

  • Old football pictures wanted

    Old football pictures wanted

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    AN historian is appealing for old pictures of Rotherham footballers to help her complete a book into the origins of the game in the town.Patricia Hamilton, from Ferham, has spent the last two years researching the book specific to the period 1870-1880.She

  • Triathletes launch into action

    Triathletes launch into action

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    TRIATHLETES from a new club showed their mettle by braving the elements in their inaugural race.The competitors from Team Manvers, based at the Manvers Waterfront Boat Club at Wath, tackled a three-mile run, ten-mile bike ride and finished off with a one-a

  • Triple boost for Falcon fighters

    Triple boost for Falcon fighters

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    FIGHTERS from Dinnington’s Falcon Fight Academy built up to a demanding end of the year with three wins at a sell-out show at Doncaster’s Castle Park.Jordan Waring prepared for a tough bout on December 6 by lifting the BFKKO British Cadet Champ

  • Manor back in the points

    Manor back in the points

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    RACER Roberto Merhi took Manor Motorsport back onto the Formula 3 Euroseries podium, with boss John Booth saying: “We’re delighted to be back where we should be.”Competing in Sunday’s penultimate race meeting of the season at Dijon-

  • We must hit back, says Titans star

    We must hit back, says Titans star

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    WING Jon Feeley says Rotherham have to bounce back this week following Friday’s dismal performance at Nottingham.After being out since July following a knee op, Feeley made a welcome return in the second half at Meadow Lane.And he know the Titans hav

  • Under orders for cross country feast

    Under orders for cross country feast

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    ROTHERHAM Schools Cross Country Championships takes place at Herringthorpe next Thursday.It is the second staging of the championship event for both primary and secondary school and involves 16 teams in each race—and around 1,000 athletes on the day.

  • Willett sets sights on Dubai World Championship

    Willett sets sights on Dubai World Championship

    By on Thu 15 Oct 2009

    ROTHERHAM golfer Danny Willett is on course to qualify for the lucrative end-of-season Dubail World Championship despite a late slump in his latest tournament.The 21-year-old sat second going into the final round of the Madrid Masters after a six-under-par

  • Dibble boost for Millers

    Dibble boost for Millers

    By on Tue 13 Oct 2009

    ROTHERHAM United manager Ronnie Moore has strengthened his coaching staff with the arrival of a new goalkeeping coach.Andy Dibble arrives from Championship side Peterborough United and Moore admitted that his arrival can only benefit the Millers.He said: &

  • Titans look to recover from battering

    Titans look to recover from battering

    By on Tue 13 Oct 2009

    TITANS coach Craig West has called on his side to bounce straight back from their drubbing at Nottingham.The Clifton Lane side face three tough Championship games in three weeks, starting at home to Bedford on Saturday, as they look to recover from the 46-

  • RONNIE RUES MISSED CHANCES

    RONNIE RUES MISSED CHANCES

    By on Mon 12 Oct 2009

    FRUSTRATED Millers boss Ronnie Moore bemoaned his side's wastefulness after they threw away a winning position against Hereford United at Don Valley Stadium on Saturday.A 90th minute equaliser from Gavin McCallum earned a shock 1-1 draw for the visitors af